Minor IN Media Studies and Popular Culture

Knight School of Communication

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Requirements for a Minor in Media Studies and Popular Culture

Foundation (4 credit hours)

COM 111 Introduction to Media Studies

Frameworks  (8 credit hours) choose 2 courses from:

COM 231 Film Studies
COM 233 Television Studies
COM 324 Studies in New Media
COM 328 Video Games Studies
COM 348 Communication and American Popular Culture

Contexts* (12 credit hours) choose 3 courses from:

COM 210 Digital Media Production
COM 219 Principles and History of Journalism
COM 325 Global and International Media
COM 343 Mass Communication
COM 346 Middle East Media
COM 364 Media Law and Ethics
COM 401 Communication Seminar (with media studies related title)
ENG 251 Topics in Cultural Studies
HST 289 Seminar in American History
MUS 200 From Jazz to Rock 'n' Roll
MUS 207 Music in America
PHL 120 Philosophy through Film

Total: 24 Hrs.

*Courses not used to satisfy the Frameworks requirement can be substituted in Contexts.
Additional substitutions may be approved with permission of Knight School advisor

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